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Tung Chung Battery, Hong Kong

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Tung Chung Battery is a former artillery battery located on Lantau Island in Hong Kong. Named after the eponymous district it is situated in, it was built in 1817, twenty-four years before the British took possession of Hong Kong. It was rediscovered in 1980 and is a declared monument of Hong Kong.
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  • This was a naval defense point during mid-Qing Dynasty. Unfortunately nothing is intact today and the airport blocks the scenery to a large extent. Not really worth visiting as it takes an uphill...  more »
  • We decided to explore a bit of the local area after visiting the cable cars - this attraction is really worth walking to. Its very interesting, and has some great views.  more »
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  • it's a nice place for picnics
  • It is a bit of a disappointment considering the hike to get there. Maybe using the grounds for something else with a view of the ruins though a glass floor might be a more interesting idea as the view is rather nice

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